Stickpin

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1870

GUSN

GUSN-102625

Description

Oval micromosaic stickpin of St. Peter's Basilica in black glass ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stickpins
glass (material)
STICKPIN

Additional Identification Number

2077

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Italy

Dimensions

13/16 in x 1/2 in (WxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1932.846

Reference Notes

For information on micromosaics see Bennett, David and Daniela Mascetti, "Understanding Jewellery," (1989): 103-187; Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," v. 1 (1991): 235-237; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 239-246.

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